About Us

Flux empowers young adults through imaginative, insightful, and inspiring fiction. Consistently provocative and independently alternative, Flux publishes unique narratives that expand perspectives, provide fresh takes, and increase representation. We welcome all voices and all genres of novel-length YA fiction.

Flux is an imprint of North Star Editions, Inc., an independent publisher based in Minnesota.


How long has Flux been around?
Flux was launched in 2006 by Llewellyn Worldwide. We were acquired by North Star Editions, Inc. in July 2016.

Where can your books be purchased?
You can purchase Flux titles anywhere. Our titles are available through all major online retailers, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Kobo, Books-A-Million, Powell’s Books, and more. We work closely with major corporate book retailers and distributors, including Barnes & Noble, Chapters Indigo, Costco, Ingram, Baker and Taylor, and more. And, of course, you can buy them directly from this website.

What formats do you publish your books in?
We publish our books in trade hardcover or trade paperback formats. All books are also available as ebooks.

What do you do for your books?
Each book receives a complete and strategic publishing package which usually includes: editing, copyediting, proofreading, layout, cover design, all applicable book formats, worldwide distribution, ARCs, reviews, publicity, subsidiary rights support, promotional materials, marketing, and sales.

What do you look for in a Flux book?
We seek out extraordinary manuscripts that will inspire, inform, and entertain. We currently publish only YA books. If you’re a dedicated and driven writer with a unique story to tell, please visit our submissions page to learn more.